Ethics of Stem Cell Research

HUBS hosted Dr. Insoo Hyun of Case Western Reserve University for a discussion on stem cells, including the thics of animal-based research and first-in-human stem clinical trials.

Dr. Hyun is an Associate Professor of Bioethics at CWRU and the Director of the CWRU Stem Cell Ethics Center.  In addition to his many prominent positions in multiple committees and task forces over the years, he has also studied “the ethical, legal, and cultural dynamics of human research cloning in South Korea.”  His articles have been published in a vast number of high-impact journals, including Science and Nature, and is author of Bioethics and the Future of Stem Cell Research.

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